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A 34-year-old member asked:

Is skin tag removal painful?

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Dr. Richard Godt
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: There are easy to remove and are not at all painful.
Dr. Arlo Miller
Dermatology 16 years experience
Not a big deal: Skin tags can be frozen or snipped. I'm a snipper most of the time. Gets it over with quickly. I usually numb larger skin tags and snip. Little skin tags can be snipped without numbing.

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A 38-year-old member asked:

I was wondering is getting a skin tag freeze off painful?

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Dr. Zahid Niazi
Cosmetic Surgery 40 years experience
No: This type of treatment is usually for small skin tags and it shouldnot be that painful.

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